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The Man with the Muck Rake

“The Man with the Muck Rake” is a memorable speech given by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1906. In it, he encourages journalists to pursue honest reporting and avoid sensationalism. Subheads have been added for easier scanning, and there is a … Continue reading

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Ch. 5 Outline of American Literature by Kathryn VanSpanckeren

Outline of American Literature Chapter 5 This chapter features a brief overview of the realist movement, and brief biographies of writers such as Mark Twain, Edith Wharton, Willa Cather, and Booker T. Washington. Chapter 5: The Rise of Realism: 1860-1914 … Continue reading

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